Cannot uninstall MSIE to reinstall with Outlook Express upgrade

I need to upgrade to the newest version of OE but to do 
so I would have to uninstall MSIE as The installer senses 
that a newer version is already installed and will not 
let me proceed with installation. Help?!


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anonymous (74721)
7/14/2004 2:00:15 PM
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Hi - that's odd, as OE is part of IE. Have you run Windows Update recently?

Also note -
This is a group to support Outlook from the Office group of programs.
Outlook Express is a part of Internet Explorer and is a quite different
program, despite its similar name..

You will probably get a faster and more expert answer if you post this to an
Outlook Express news group.

Try posting in one of these newsgroups:
microsoft.public.windows.inetexplorer.ie5.outlookexpress for OE 5.x
microsoft.public.windows.inetexplorer.ie55.outlookexpress for OE 5.5x
microsoft.public.windows.inetexplorer.ie6_outlookexpress for OE 6.x
microsoft.public.internet.outlookexpress.mac for OE for Macintosh

If those groups aren't carried on the news server that's carrying this group
try using msnews.microsoft.com (MS's public news server that's the source
for all the microsoft.public newsgroups).

If you're accessing the Microsoft newsgroups through the MS Product Support
Services Community Newsgroups  web interface, click
http://communities.microsoft.com/newsgroups/default.asp?icp=InternetExplorer
to get to the Internet Explorer groups, then click the plus sign next to
your version of IE to see the link to the Outlook Express group for that
version number.

A good website for information on OE is:
http://www.tomsterdam.com/





LC wrote:
> I need to upgrade to the newest version of OE but to do
> so I would have to uninstall MSIE as The installer senses
> that a newer version is already installed and will not
> let me proceed with installation. Help?!


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lanwench (7567)
7/14/2004 2:39:53 PM
Ask in an Outlook Express forum. This is an Microsoft Office Outlook forum.

Outlook Express is family of Internet Explorer and Outlook of the Office
family.

Here is the link for the right forum
http://communities.microsoft.com/newsgroups/default.asp?icp=InternetExplorer

Good Luck!

-- 
Robert Sparnaaij [MVP-Outlook]
www.howto-outlook.com

Tips of the month:
-Backup and Restore
-Create an Office XP CD slipstreamed with Service Pack 3

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"LC" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message 
news:2d46101c469aa$e339a860$a301280a@phx.gbl...
>I need to upgrade to the newest version of OE but to do
> so I would have to uninstall MSIE as The installer senses
> that a newer version is already installed and will not
> let me proceed with installation. Help?!
>
> 


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Roady
7/14/2004 2:49:42 PM
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